The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 122 58 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.06% 16.76% 17.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.80% 18.07% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 38 36
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£341 £313 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.20% -11.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £229 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £408 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.07%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 321 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 93.01% 92.77% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 200 233
Average daily rate £363 £320 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £160 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 36
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.51% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.77 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.98 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +2 28 £345 -1.42% 9
Worthing +6 26 £450 +47.54% 6
Gatwick +4 21 £321 -1.90% 2
Horsham -1 9 £325 - 9
East Grinstead +5 7 £300 -25.00%
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 90 (41.10%) JavaScript
2 84 (38.36%) .NET
2 84 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (36.99%) HTML
4 80 (36.53%) CSS
5 76 (34.70%) C#
6 58 (26.48%) SQL
7 50 (22.83%) ASP.NET
8 48 (21.92%) SQL Server
9 43 (19.63%) MVC
10 36 (16.44%) Java
11 35 (15.98%) Web Services
12 34 (15.53%) Scrum
13 32 (14.61%) Web Development
14 30 (13.70%) jQuery
14 30 (13.70%) HTML5
15 28 (12.79%) Oracle
15 28 (12.79%) Visual Studio
16 27 (12.33%) Relational Database
17 26 (11.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (11.42%) CSS3
19 23 (10.50%) REST
19 23 (10.50%) WCF
20 22 (10.05%) Microsoft
20 22 (10.05%) AngularJS
21 21 (9.59%) User Experience
22 20 (9.13%) Business Intelligence
22 20 (9.13%) XML
23 19 (8.68%) Visualisation
23 19 (8.68%) JSON

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.28%) Apache
2 5 (2.28%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.83%) Mule
3 4 (1.83%) Mule ESB
4 3 (1.37%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.37%) Node.js
4 3 (1.37%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.37%) IIS
5 2 (0.91%) Documentum
5 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Drupal
6 1 (0.46%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.74%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.37%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.37%) Magento
1 3 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.46%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.37%) SaaS
1 3 (1.37%) GitHub
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) Skype
2 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.33%) Relational Database
3 26 (11.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (7.31%) RDBMS
6 15 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.20%) MySQL
8 7 (3.20%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.20%) Big Data
9 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.74%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.91%) DB2
13 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (12.79%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.31%) Subversion
2 16 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (6.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.28%) Maven
5 4 (1.83%) NUnit
5 4 (1.83%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.37%) CA Gen
6 3 (1.37%) StyleCop
6 3 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.46%) Mocha
8 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.46%) JMeter
8 1 (0.46%) Selenium
8 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (8.68%) Finance
2 4 (1.83%) Games
3 3 (1.37%) Electronics
4 2 (0.91%) Back Office
4 2 (0.91%) Legal
4 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.91%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (38.36%) .NET
2 81 (36.99%) HTML
3 80 (36.53%) CSS
4 50 (22.83%) ASP.NET
5 35 (15.98%) Web Services
6 30 (13.70%) jQuery
6 30 (13.70%) HTML5
7 25 (11.42%) CSS3
8 23 (10.50%) REST
8 23 (10.50%) WCF
9 22 (10.05%) AngularJS
10 20 (9.13%) XML
11 19 (8.68%) JSON
12 17 (7.76%) Ajax
13 16 (7.31%) .NET Framework
14 15 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (6.39%) SOAP
16 13 (5.94%) Android SDK
16 13 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (5.48%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.59%) User Experience
2 19 (8.68%) Visualisation
3 17 (7.76%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.11%) Data Structures
4 9 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.28%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.28%) Animation
7 4 (1.83%) GIS
8 2 (0.91%) W3C
8 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.31%) UNIX
1 16 (7.31%) Windows
2 13 (5.94%) Linux
2 13 (5.94%) Android
3 12 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.02%) Mac OS X
5 10 (4.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (19.63%) MVC
3 34 (15.53%) Scrum
4 32 (14.61%) Web Development
5 20 (9.13%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (8.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (7.76%) OO
8 15 (6.85%) Web Design
8 15 (6.85%) Mobile Development
9 14 (6.39%) TDD
9 14 (6.39%) Software Engineering
9 14 (6.39%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.94%) UML
10 13 (5.94%) Android Development
11 12 (5.48%) SDLC
12 11 (5.02%) E-Commerce
12 11 (5.02%) Data Modelling
13 9 (4.11%) ITIL
13 9 (4.11%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 90 (41.10%) JavaScript
2 76 (34.70%) C#
3 58 (26.48%) SQL
4 36 (16.44%) Java
5 18 (8.22%) T-SQL
6 17 (7.76%) C++
7 14 (6.39%) Scala
8 9 (4.11%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.11%) X++
9 8 (3.65%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.65%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.74%) PHP
10 6 (2.74%) VB
10 6 (2.74%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.74%) VB6
11 5 (2.28%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.83%) Python
13 3 (1.37%) ABAP
13 3 (1.37%) Perl
14 2 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (5.94%) Degree
2 6 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.37%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (1.37%) OCPJP
3 3 (1.37%) OCMJD
4 2 (0.91%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) SLA
1 2 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.37%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 28 (12.79%) Oracle
2 22 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.11%) Tableau
4 7 (3.20%) Apple
5 5 (2.28%) webMethods
5 5 (2.28%) ION Trading
5 5 (2.28%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.83%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.37%) Pega
7 3 (1.37%) Informatica
7 3 (1.37%) Epicor
7 3 (1.37%) SAP
7 3 (1.37%) Cognos
7 3 (1.37%) Adobe
7 3 (1.37%) Sun
7 3 (1.37%) BEA
8 2 (0.91%) CA
8 2 (0.91%) Zend
8 2 (0.91%) Blue Prism
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £320 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Networking People
Rate: neg
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Jumar Solutions
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago